Hamels placed on DL with shoulder inflamation

Cole Hamels shoulder problems will land him on the 15-day DL, tweeted Todd Zolecki. Infielder Pete Orr will be called up in his place. Zolecki followed that up with, “Hamels is scheduled to start series opener against Cincinnati on Aug. 29, which means he has been pushed back 3 days.” He also said, logically explaining … Continue reading Hamels placed on DL with shoulder inflamation

All-Star CF Victorino lands on DL

In an up and down week for Shane Victorino, it ends with bad news. Recently named to the NL All-Star team, Victorino was placed on the DL with a sprained ligament in his right thumb today. Pete Orr was called up and will take Victorino’s roster spot. Orr will likely be the player sent back … Continue reading All-Star CF Victorino lands on DL

Rollins Headed to DL

The news we all were hoping not to hear was announced today.  The Phillies have placed Jimmy Rollins on the 15-day Disabled List today with a strained right calf.  According to Ruben Amaro, he will miss two to four weeks with his injury. Amaro said: We believe it to be a mild to moderate strain and … Continue reading Rollins Headed to DL